Health Insurance Coverage in Small Towns and Rural America: The Role of Medicaid Expansion
Analyzes health insurance coverage for low-income, rural adults in 46 states. Includes an examination of American Community Survey data to determine uninsured rates by age for 2008-2009 and 2015-2016. Covers effects of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) in small towns and rural areas, including Medicaid expansion. Provides county-level data, information on health insurance coverage for children, and maps in the additional links.
Jack Hoadley, Joan Alker, Mark Holmes
Georgetown University Health Policy Institute, North Carolina Rural Health Research Program
Access · Children and youth · County-by-county data · Health insurance · Medicaid · Rural-urban differences · State-by-state data · Uninsured and underinsured · State-by-state